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Subject

Antonio Canaletto

Person   Born 28/10/1697 Died 19/4/1768

Categories: Art, Seriously Famous

Countries: Italy

Venetian painter.  When the supply of Grand Tourists coming to Venice and buying his paintings dried up due to war, Canaletto decided to come to England.  He arrived in 1746 and stayed until 1755, painting a number of London scenes.  Review of an excellent 2007 exhibition 'Canaletto in England'.

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Antonio Canaletto

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51412

Antonio Canaletto - W2

This plaque is not genuine. English Heritage have told us that they have, on ...

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44260

Canaletto

LCC Antonio Canal, called Canaletto (1697 - 1768), Venetian painter lived here.

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47847

Spirit of Soho Mural

Interesting that Coca Cola are specifically mentioned on the panel but not as...

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